This is the institutional repository for peer reviewed articles published in open access and doctoral dissertations by the Agricultural University of Iceland, the Iceland Academy of the Arts, the National and University Library of Iceland, Reykjavik University, the University of Akureyri, Bifröst University, Hólar University College and the University of Iceland. Open access to research results is in accordance with article 10 from the Act on public support for research / 2003 No 3 and is compliant with requirements from international and domestic research fund programs. The purpose of the Open Science repository is to make results of research conducted at Icelandic universities accessible to the public online without hindrance or charge. Deposits to the repository are permanent and are intended to ensure future access to all published scientific material of the Icelandic research community. By collecting this material together in one collection access is made simple and easy for anyone who wishes to study the considerable scientific work conducted in Iceland.

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  • Jackson, Marie D.; Gudmundsson, Magnus Tumi; Weisenberger, Tobias B.; Rhodes, J. Michael; Stefansson, Andri; Kleine, Barbara I.; Lippert, Peter C.; Marquardt, Joshua M.; Reynolds, Hannah I.; Kück, Jochem; Marteinsson, Viggó; Vannier, Pauline; Bach, Wolfgang; Barich, Amel; Bergsten, Pauline; Bryce, Julia G.; Cappelletti, Piergiulio; Couper, Samantha; Fahnestock, M. Florencia; Gorny, Carolyn F.; Grimaldi, Carla; Groh, Marco; Guðmundsson, Ágúst; Gunnlaugsson, Ágúst T.; Hamlin, Cédric; Högnadóttir, Thórdís; Jónasson, Kristján; Jónsson, Sigurður S.; Jørgensen, Steffen L.; Klonowski, Alexandra M.; Marshall, Beau; Massey, Erica; McPhie, Jocelyn; Moore, James G.; Olafsson, Einar Sindri; Onstad, Solveig L.; Perez, Velveth; Prause, Simon; Snorrason, Snorri P.; Türke, Andreas; White, James D. L.; Zimanowski, Bernd (Copernicus GmbH, 2019-06-12)
    The 2017 Surtsey Underwater volcanic System for Thermophiles, Alteration processes and INnovative concretes (SUSTAIN) drilling project at Surtsey volcano, sponsored in part by the International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP), provides ...
  • Türke, Andreas; Jackson, Marie D.; Bach, Wolfgang; Kahl, Wolf-Achim; Grzybowski, Brian; Marshall, Beau; Gudmundsson, Magnus Tumi; Jørgensen, Steffen Leth (Copernicus GmbH, 2019-06-12)
    Surtsey, the youngest of the islands of Vestmannaeyjar, is an oceanic volcano created by explosive basaltic eruptions during 1963-1967 off the southern coast of Iceland. The subsurface deposits of the volcano were first sampled by a cored borehole in ...
  • Morino, Costanza; Conway, Susan J.; Saemundsson, Thorsteinn; Helgason, Jón Kristinn; Hillier, John; Butcher, Frances E.G.; Balme, Matthew R.; Jordan, Colm; Argles, Tom (Elsevier BV, 2019-06-15)
    Molards have been defined in the past as conical mounds of debris that can form part of a landslide's deposits. We present the first conclusive evidence that molards in permafrost terrains are cones of loose debris that result from thawing of frozen ...
  • Arason, Ari Jon; Jóelsson, Jón Pétur; Valdimarsdóttir, Bryndís; Sigurdsson, Snaevar; Guðjónsson, Alexander; Halldorsson, Skarphedinn; Jóhannsson, Freyr; Rolfsson, Óttar; Lehmann, Fredrik; Ingthorsson, Saevar; Cherek, Paulina; Gudmundsson, Gudmundur H; Garðarsson, Friðrik R.; Page, Clive P.; Baldursson, Ólafur; Gudjonsson, Thorarinn; Kricker, Jennifer (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2019-06-24)
    BACKGROUND: Azithromycin (Azm) is a macrolide recognized for its disease-modifying effects and reduction in exacerbation of chronic airway diseases. It is not clear whether the beneficial effects of Azm are due to its anti-microbial activity or other ...
  • Minnema, Lotte A.; Giezen, Thijs J.; Souverein, Patrick C.; Egberts, Toine C. G.; Leufkens, Hubert G. M.; Gardarsdottir, Helga (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2019-01-08)
    Introduction: Several monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) have been linked to neuropsychiatric adverse efects in patients, including depression and suicidal ideation and behavior. Objective: The aim of this study was to quantify and characterize spontaneously ...

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